Shirley Moede


July 20, 1935 - Nov. 21, 2009



Shirley Moede, formerly of Waukesha, died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, at the age of 74. She was born July 20, 1935, the daughter of Palmer and Hollis (Lien) Sjoberg.


Shirley married Alvin H. Moede on April 27, 1957. Shirley loved to take long walks, especially if those walks involved shopping. After Alvin’s death in 1994, Shirley moved to Dousman to be with her sister, Jody, and brother-in-law, Tony, where she shared 15 happy years with her extended family and prepared for the happy occasions of births and weddings.


Shirley will be deeply missed by her siblings, Janice Timm, Eugene (Anna) Sjoberg, Joanne “Jody” (Tony) Hem and Vern (Shirley) Sjoberg, and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.


She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin H. Moede; parents, Palmer (Jack) and Hollis Sjoberg; and siblings, Evone (Phyllis) Sjoberg, Glen Sjoberg, Marvin (Muggs) Sjoberg, Louella Henningsen, Floyd (Lefty) Sjoberg, Marlene Jones, Barbara (Jackie) Books and Lorraine Ullery.


Visitation for Shirley will be held from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Friday, Nov. 27, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The burial will immediately follow the funeral service at Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery, N26-W22153 Glenwood Lane, Waukesha.


The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Waukesha Springs Health and Rehabilitation Center.


Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Services is serving the family. For the online obituary or cards of condolence, please visit www.waukeshasfuneralhome.com or call the funeral home at 542-6609.